Hosteria Las Dunas
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Non-smoking hotel
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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Travel Blogs from El Calafate
... El Calfate Inga and I went shopping and I found a pendant to add to my bead for every country/place I visit. It's made out of pink stone local to Argentina. Dinner in a very lovely restaurant where Inga and I shared a bottle of Malbec chosen for the price but really excellent and also shared a huge bowl of beef and vegetable stew. The vegetables a real treat as neither Argentina or Chile are big on providing any! Next day taxis to the bus station and we caught ...
... to catch the free shuttle bus that took us out to a
new glacier museum just out of town. The museum was designed to look like a
glacier and from the building which was on a hill there were great views over a
wide expanse of Lago Argentina. The museum was very detailed and we saw an
impressive 3D fly around of the nearby glaciers as well as a number of other
Day 2 El Calafate Today was purposely a slow day. We did explore Laguna Nimez which is full of bird life including pink flamingo. Just an easy walk from our hotel. The rest of the day was spent exploring el centro.
Day 3. Both the SigSearles and the Williams had an early start. The SigSearles were on a mission to go kayaking near a glacier; the Williams, not quite as adventurous took a bus to ...
After breakfast the four of us headed for the lake and started walking along one of it's sides. The water is a beautiful tourqiouse colour I don't think I've seen anywhere else. When the clouds shifted to reveal the snowcapped mountains behind it, it was quite a spectacular vista. In a lot of ways it reminds me of NZ but on a grander scale. We continued walking, deciding to climb a nearby ...
... the lake lies another slightly smaller lake called Viedma and beyond this are the Chaltern Mountain range with its huge peaks,Mount Fitzroy being the most famous,a huge vertical slab of rock which towers into the air outstripping all around it.
Argentino lake is the home to flamingos who were originally migratory but due to weather changes have become permanent residents,they feast on the freshwater aquatic life that resides in the shallow waters.The lake has a ...